Menu

Update:

In accordance with the Illinois State mandate, masks are required on L&C campuses and vaccinations or weekly testing is required for team members and students. Visit www.lc.edu/coronavirus for information on submitting vaccine documentation and free testing on campus.

MEDA-120 - Pathophysiology I

Provides a comprehensive study of the structure and function of major organs, related medical terminology, commonly prescribed medications, common diseases, and diagnostic testing associated with the systems. Students are introduced to terminology used in various medical specialties as well as common medical abbreviations and symbols. In addition, students are introduced to anatomy and physiology through the study of cell and tissue structure and function, the musculoskeletal system, the integumentary system, cardiovascular system, and the urinary system.
Prerequisite: None.
(PCS 1.2, 4 credit hours: 4 hour lecture, 0 hours lab)
Academic Level
Credit
Subject
Medical Assisting
Department
Medical Assisting
Credits
4
Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
Return to Medical Assisting